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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 42.91% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 40.29% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 33.61% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 57.42% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 34.06% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 39.88% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     65.91 kr      -56.06 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     296.58 kr      -62.93 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 98.00 kr     42.84 kr      -56.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 70.00 kr     23.07 kr      -67.05 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     32.95 kr      -52.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.83 kr     24.25 kr      -30.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 25.70 kr     10.66 kr      -58.51 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 22.56 kr     8.52 kr      -62.22 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.73 kr     6.66 kr      -54.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.75 kr     16.01 kr      -32.58 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 21.41 kr     20.05 kr      -6.34 %
Eggs (12) 31.29 kr     15.27 kr      -51.20 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 88.16 kr     62.77 kr      -28.80 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 107.96 kr     51.49 kr      -52.31 %
Apples (1kg) 22.40 kr     25.19 kr      +12.48 %
Oranges (1kg) 22.07 kr     24.78 kr      +12.26 %
Tomato (1kg) 27.88 kr     25.33 kr      -9.15 %
Potato (1kg) 15.32 kr     15.83 kr      +3.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.13 kr     10.36 kr      -39.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.89 kr     11.67 kr      -44.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 kr     79.09 kr      -34.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.47 kr     15.21 kr      -46.59 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.66 kr     21.79 kr      -31.17 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 94.00 kr     39.54 kr      -57.93 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 kr     13.18 kr      -62.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     454.76 kr      -30.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 68.00 kr     19.77 kr      -70.92 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     10.24 kr      -30.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 469.20 kr     197.72 kr      -57.86 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.96 kr     6.30 kr      -57.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     138,404.70 kr      -46.77 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,791.70 kr     1,057.11 kr      -41.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.04 kr      +7.50 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 311.94 kr     310.27 kr      -0.53 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 445.28 kr     260.34 kr      -41.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 218.28 kr     117.50 kr      -46.17 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     65.91 kr      -40.08 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 839.31 kr     271.18 kr      -67.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 446.97 kr     237.05 kr      -46.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 967.71 kr     508.99 kr      -47.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,107.82 kr     558.07 kr      -49.62 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,861.25 kr     6,775.72 kr      -31.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,736.36 kr     5,096.16 kr      -34.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,394.92 kr     11,449.75 kr      -34.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,119.23 kr     8,618.48 kr      -34.31 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 45,996.96 kr     12,500.81 kr      -72.82 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,667.03 kr     8,265.39 kr      -75.45 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,044.71 kr     21,752.37 kr      -16.48 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.71     4.21      +13.50 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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